Collaborative Robots

Fanuc unveils four new products

Fanuc unveils four new products

Fanuc has cemented its commitment to R&D with the launch of four new products, including: an advanced version of the ROBODRILL; the R-2000iC/190S high-precision machining robot; the ceiling-mounted SR-3iA/U SCARA robot; and the latest version of the CR-35iB collaborative robot. “Fanuc’s global success has been built on technological innovation, with a strong commitment to R&D […]

By September 28, 2022 Read More →

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Autonomous mobile robot wins Red Dot award

Autonomous mobile robot wins Red Dot award

Schaeffler has been awarded the Red Dot: Best of the Best award for its Dual EXtendable (DEX), the autonomous mobile robot (AMR) project in the Red Dot Design Award under the Design Concept category. DEX was designed to reimagine the dexterity and intelligence of autonomous mobile robot (AMR) platforms and their collaboration with shopfloor employees. […]

By August 22, 2022 Read More →

Recent News

Automation community to address labour crisis

Automation community to address labour crisis

In a bid to address the ongoing manufacturing labour crisis, Fanuc UK is uniting a collective of automation experts, bringing together more than 30 leading names from across the automation and robotics industry to debate and discuss the most pressing issues facing the manufacturing sector. Giving visitors a behind-the-scenes, all-access pass to its cutting-edge automation […]

By September 22, 2022 Read More →
ABB rebrands autonomous mobile robot portfolio

ABB rebrands autonomous mobile robot portfolio

ABB has launched its first range of rebranded autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) following its acquisition of mobile robot leader ASTI Mobile Robotics in 2021. “At a time when businesses are looking for a range of robotic solutions to help make them more efficient, flexible and resilient, we are the only company supporting them with our […]

By September 22, 2022 Read More →
Festo aims for CO2 neutrality by 2023

Festo aims for CO2 neutrality by 2023

Festo has committed to massively reduce its carbon footprint over the next two years, aiming for CO2 neutrality by 2023. Automation is an enabler for the industrial transformation towards climate protection, resource efficiency, sustainability, and the circular economy. Festo products and solutions enable more resource-efficient production and help to establish a circular economy along the […]

By September 21, 2022 Read More →
ETG joins ABB Robotics’ UK Value Provider network

ETG joins ABB Robotics’ UK Value Provider network

ABB Robotics welcomes Expert Technologies Group (ETG) as the latest member of its UK network of Value Providers. Working closely with ABB in the UK, ETG will combine its technologies and experience with ABB’s extensive portfolio of robotic solutions to help manufacturers across industries including automotive, powertrain, aerospace, medical, energy, FMCG and modular building to […]

By September 21, 2022 Read More →
The different options for robot cable management

The different options for robot cable management

A new video from Igus runs us through a few cable management options for robots, showing robots set up with different systems and how they cope. In particular, the video highlights a TRX retraction system integrated into triflex energy chains, swivel arms, module connect and the predictive maintenance system, the i-sense. Visit the Igus website […]

By September 20, 2022 Read More →